Russula fragrantissima Romagn.
Linas Kudzma MUOB 108444
Verbatim Date: 2012-8-17
United States, New Jersey, High Bridge, Ken Lockwood Gorge WMA
Large pale-tan capped Russula. Cap viscid/sticky when wet. Collected in mixed deciduous woods, with no obvious tree association. Pleasant almond smell and mild taste. Spore print is color B-C (cream) according to the Kibby-Fatto scale. Amyloid globose to subglobose spores with sharp spines (up to 1 micron tall) with some connectivity between spines. 20 spore average of 7.1 x 6.2 microns, Qm = 1.14.
Rights Holder: MO Observers
Record Id: 7ef5210b-5721-4c72-ba19-566c09cbd23e